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Angeldawg
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  • Medford, OR
  • United States
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Lev replied to Angeldawg's discussion What are you doing to keep busy during the day? in the group Born in the 50s
"Hi Angeldawg I have done online mindful courses and other fun interesting hobby courses with Futurelearn.   One can interact any time of the day or night so there is no pressure.  One does not get personal so it is a safe forum for…"
Sep 14
NancyD replied to Angeldawg's discussion What are you doing to keep busy during the day? in the group Born in the 50s
"Hmmm...this has made me stop to think.  What DO I do to keep busy during the day?  Every day I read the paper, do the crossword and drink coffee, do a little housework, get online to check out a few favorite sites.  I have a couple…"
Sep 13
susanelizabeth replied to Angeldawg's discussion What are you doing to keep busy during the day? in the group Born in the 50s
"Angeldawg, I don't have any practical advice for you, as I am not financially stable and my days are spent looking for a job. But I applaud you for requesting only suggestions of activities that people are actually doing. Too many people who…"
Aug 29
Shaye replied to Angeldawg's discussion What are you doing to keep busy during the day? in the group Born in the 50s
"Ugh!  Good question.  I live in a mobile home park, a few women have become widowed since me, their homes are immaculate (they clean all the time) and they've asked me what I do all day too.  My house is a wreck!  Too any…"
Aug 29
Tess replied to Angeldawg's discussion What are you doing to keep busy during the day? in the group Born in the 50s
"I don't work anymore either, though financially to continue to work would be the smart thing to do. I just can't. It was either quit or have a meltdown trying to do it all. I play Mahjong with a group of women at the local library. There…"
Aug 29
shelley replied to Angeldawg's discussion What are you doing to keep busy during the day? in the group Born in the 50s
"I'm pretty lost.  Tried going back to work, loved my job before John died.  I work in a daycare center and get to play with, talk to, be with school-age kids after school.  But it's different now.  Haven't figured…"
Aug 29
riet replied to Angeldawg's discussion What are you doing to keep busy during the day? in the group Born in the 50s
"When I have the energy, I try to complete my family history on Geneanet.  Before my husband died, I already took classes in paleographie. I have  a lot of copies of ancient documents about our family.  I try to decipher them. …"
Aug 29
Athena53 replied to Angeldawg's discussion What are you doing to keep busy during the day? in the group Born in the 50s
"I belong to Toastmasters and we meet once a week- Thursdays at noon.  Garden Club one day a month; we also meet to weed the garden in a local park one day a month,  Weekly update of church Web site.  Monitoring expenses and…"
Aug 29
Angeldawg added a discussion to the group Born in the 50s
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What are you doing to keep busy during the day?

   Like many of you, I don't work any more. I'm educated, financially stable, no kids, healthy and very active. I am taking and have taken classes, both online and in person, gone to meet-ups, gone to activities. I have friends and family I see for movies and dinner but most of them work and are busy during the day. I travel when I can, with groups and friends, but that's an occasional activity.So, what to do during the day? Now that I'm alone, I'm going crazy. Please don't tell me to…See More
Aug 29
Angeldawg replied to only1sue's discussion What are the fundamentals of dating in your 60s and 70s?
"Athena53 - I too loved to travel with my husband and have since travelled solo once or twice. It was sort of depressing, eating alone etc. I'd love love love to hear your take on how to do it more successfully, I just can't imagine sitting…"
Jan 4

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At 6:37am on September 30, 2014, wannabmartha said…

So sorry for the reason that you’re here but glad you’ve joined us. You’ll find insight, understanding and support here at Widowed Village. We’re traveling the same road together some further down the road than others.  Join a group when you’re ready to get better connected. Participate in a forum and/or chat anytime. If you have questions, feel free to ask. There is always someone around willing to help. Below is a link that you might find helpful as a new member.

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